China Trade hand painted ostrich feather fan featuring trailing floral decoration with butterflies, the spoke of mother-of-pearl, collected by a brass holder; a custom gold leaf frame, behind glass. Canton, c. 1850. 24 in. W x 16 in.
Chinese 19th c. hand carved green quartz lamp, over custom carved hardwood stand, on old French bronze mounting, electrified (including an interior light), with vintage silk shade and jade finial. china, c. 1880. Measures 26" H x 11" W (overall).
Chinese 19th c.rice paper painting of chrysanthemum (the royal flower), prunus, etc., in archaic-style octagonal vase, boardered by antique lace, custom mounted and gilt framed, c. 1850. 21.50 in. H x 19 in. W
Antique pair of matching Chinese chinoiserie rosewood arm chairs c1900. This true pair of Chinese Rosewood arm chairs are the most beautiful and well made of this design and period we have ever seen. The solid rosewood stock is strong and all the joints are mortised. The legs,frame and braces were all hand carved. The two back splats are hand painted and have a relief design depicting a man and a woman facing one another. Each chair measures 36 and one half inches to the top of its back,23 inches wide out side at the widest point,19 inches high to the seat,18 inches deep inside,20 and one half inches wide inside and 26 and one half inches to the top of their arms. Original hand needlepoint seats.
Royal Bonn porcelain pitcher or ewer. Pastel florals on a mauve and cream ground with gilt scroll accents. Measures 8.5 inches high. Excellent condition. Royal Bonn (German, founded 1836) Royal Bonn ceramics was begun in 1836 by the 19th century potter and artist Franz Anton Mehlem. In 1890 both 'Royal' and '1755' were added to the pottery mark and were used continuously until 1920. In 1921, Royal Bonn was purchased by Villeroy & Boch, and subsequently closed in 1931.